Steve Parkin, executive chairman of Clipper Logistics, has been granted an extension to his deadline to take the company private. Parkin, who founded the company in 1992 and owns nearly a third of its shares, is understood to be preparing a £300m bid with Florida-based Sun Capital Partners. He now has until 5pm on 15 January 2020 to announce a firm intention to make an offer for the retail logistics company or withdraw. “There’s a lot of assets and information […]
Logistics firms Clipper Logistics, Malcolm Group, XPO and software provider Big Change have joined forces to donate an HGV driver training simulator for trainee HGV drivers in Zambia.
Clipper Logistics has secured two contracts: one with luggage brand Antler and another with camping-equipment retailer Go Outdoors.
A quick response time from rental firm TIP Trailer Services prompted Clipper Logistics to hire nine SDC box trailers from it on a five year lease.